Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, and personal savings and investments are expected to play a role. Once you have estimated the amount of money you may need for retirement, a sound approach involves taking a close look at your potential retirement-income sources.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
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Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
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There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
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A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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